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You can access this
clinical trial
if you have
Acinar Cell Carcinoma, Ampulla of Vater Adenocarcinoma, Cholangiocarcinoma, Duodenal Adenocarcinoma, Pancreatic Adenocarcinoma, Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma, Pancreatic Intraductal Papillary Mucinous Neoplasm, Pancreatobiliary-Type or Periampullary Adenocarcinoma
and you are
over 18
years old
The phase for this study is not defined.
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The purpose

This randomized clinical trial studies how well high volume washing of the abdomen works in increasing survival after surgery in patients with pancreatic cancer that can be removed by surgery. High volume washings may remove free floating cancers present after surgery and help prolong survival in patients with pancreatic cancer.

Provided treatments

  • Procedure: Pancreatectomy
  • Other: Lavage
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Tris trial is registered with FDA with number: NCT02757859. The sponsor of the trial is Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center at Thomas Jefferson University and it is looking for 667 volunteers for the current phase.
Official trial title:
The WASH (Water or Saline at High Volumes) Trial: A Randomized Trial to Assess the Survival Impact of Extensive Peritoneal Lavage Using Distilled WAter or Saline at High Volumes After Pancreatic Resection for Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma